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News Release
August 17, 2010




Minnesota Department of Transportation
Rochester District 6
2900 48th Street
Rochester, MN 55901


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Public meeting for Interstate 90 construction near Winona set for Aug. 23


ROCHESTER, Minn. – Interested individuals are invited to attend a public meeting on Monday, Aug. 23, to discuss the Interstate 90 resurfacing project and proposed detour scheduled to begin summer 2011, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. 


Two informational sessions will be held at the Winona City Hall in the City Council Chambers, 207 Lafayette Street. The first session is from 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. with a short presentation at 4:30 p.m. The second session is from 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. with the presentation at 5:30 p.m. The same information will be presented at both sessions.

During the resurfacing project the entrance and exit ramps from eastbound I-90 to Highway 43 North/Winona exit will be closed. Traffic will be detoured to Winona County Road 12.


The open house is an opportunity for business and property owners most affected by the project detour to ask questions about the I-90 resurfacing work and the proposed detour.


To request an ASL interpreter call 651-366-4720. To request other reasonable accommodations, call 651-366-4718; the Minnesota Relay Service toll-free at 1-800-627-3529 (TTY, Voice or ASCII) or 711, or e-mail your request to


The MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.


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